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De Randamie luck can not with historical werelditel in UFC

De Randamie luck can not with historical werelditel in UFC

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Germaine de Randamie can her happiness is not on the historic world title that they in the night from Saturday to Sunday, got in the UFC. She is the first Dutch woman with a mixed martial arts (MMA)-world title.

The 32-year-old Utrecht counted in the featherweight in a fight with the American Holly Holm. The jury rejected her unanimously as the winner, causing them after Bas Rutten in 1999, the second Dutch world champion is.

“The netherlands, you have a UFC champion!”, was De Randamie in a first reaction just after her competition in New York euphoric.

She confirmed that the difference between profit and loss was small. “Especially in the third round was very close, a real battle,” said the Dutch, who have quite a lot of attacks of opponent Holm (35) had to turn.

De Randamie, who, after the fifth and last round won after jury consultation, had the idea that her opponent throughout the contest, not really wanted to fight. “But I did. I always want to fight,” she said confidently.

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Germaine de Randamie is the new world champion in the featherweight in the UFC.
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The Dutch defeated Holly Holm.
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The jury be De Randamie as the winner.
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The 32-year-old De Randamie wrote history.
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The 35-year-old Holm gold until about a month ago as large titelfavoriet.
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De Randamie with one of her coaches.
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De Randamie leave the UFC belt, in the pocket.
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The commotion

De Randamie caused some commotion because they are in two different rounds of blows after the bell would have been distributed.

“That happens in the heat of battle. So I’m not”, was the comment of the newly crowned world champion, after booing received in the stadium.

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Germaine de Randamie wins as the first Dutch woman UFC title

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